Archive for 2011

Top Five Point Guards in the NBA

Top Five Point Guards in the NBA
After Derrick Rose manhandled Chris Paul on Friday night, the question arises: who truly is the best point guard in the league? Ever since Rose entered the league, Chris Paul has failed to beat him once. Rose going 5-0 against Paul is no fluke, Drose continues to put up big numbers against Paul. Derrick Rose overshadowed... Read more »

Hamilton coming along as the Bulls defeat the Kings

Hamilton coming along as the Bulls defeat the Kings
Two games in, Rip not living up to the hype? Is he not the solution to Chicago’s problem? Does he need more time? The questions on Rip not fitting in with the Bulls is absurd, give the guy a break. Rip had to deal with Kobe his first game for the Bulls, which is no easy task. Rip got... Read more »

Bulls Top Lakers in a Thriller

Bulls Top Lakers in a Thriller
After the Heat destroyed Dallas, the question arose can any team compete with the Heat in the East? Derrick Rose and the Bulls seemed determine to answer that question.  First Half: The game seemed to be a bit chippy, and it didn’t help that Rip got into early foul trouble. Noah also got into foul trouble but showed he has... Read more »
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More Room for Noah to Grow?

More Room for Noah to Grow?
Does the rebounding beast have more room to grow as a player? Could we see him one day dominate the paint with his post moves? Could he one day be a dangerous weapon in the pick and pop game?   Year 1: The Bulls have seen Joakim grow from a clumsy rookie to a top... Read more »

Rip the Absolute Perfect Fit?

Rip the Absolute Perfect Fit?
WOW. Who would have thought that beginning of Free Agency Chicago would land the most perfect two guard to compliment Derrick Rose. Everybody had there eyes on Jason Richardson, Jamal Crawford, and even Aaron Afflalo. Rip? Who? What? Yes sir, Rip Hamilton came to play Tuesday night at the United Center. Rip Hamilton made life... Read more »

East Playoff Seeding Predictions, Big Surprise?

East Playoff Seeding Predictions, Big Surprise?
Will the Bulls have a repeat from last year taking the First Seed in entire league? Will Orlando be distracted by the Dwight situation? Will Miami crush Chicago’s famous 72-10 record as many projected they would last season?    Eastern Conference Seating (Predictions): 10) New Jersey Nets- 10) New Jersey Nets- Assuming that Dwight Howard does not... Read more »
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Jimmy Butler the Real Deal?

Jimmy Butler the Real Deal?
Wow. Only one Pre-season game played  but did Chicago get another steal in the draft? Was Jimmy Butler the 10th pick in the 2011 NBA Draft? At least that is how he performed, being the last player picked out of the first round at number 30. He looked like savvy veteran who is willing to... Read more »

NBA Award Predictions

NBA Award Predictions
Who will win the Rookie of the Year? How about the Defensive Player of the Year? Or the Coach of the Year? And most importantly the Most Valuable Player of the Year?   As the league is evolving more into a guards game, the 2011 NBA draft is filled with good guards with great potential. Jimmer Fredette, Kemba Walker,... Read more »

Chris Paul to the Clippers: Who wins the trade?

Chris Paul to the Clippers: Who wins the trade?
Chris Paul to the LA Lakers? Oh I mean LA Clippers. So I guess David Stern was not stupid enough to reject a trade for CP3 in which he would receive three starters such as Lamar Odom, Luis Scola, and Kevin Martin. After the Clippers backed out of the Chris Paul trade they completed a... Read more »
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Chicago needs another move?

Chicago needs another move?
Assuming Chicago signs Rip Hamilton, would that be enough to put us over the top? Chicago is playing the waiting game in this year’s Free Agency which COULD be detrimental to their season, knowing Miami is making moves to improve their already perfect roster. Perhaps with Shane Battier signing and possibly another signing of Mo... Read more »
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